Would you volunteer for a COVID-19 vaccine trial? 1,500 people just did.

Human-challenge trials are not without risk, but they could speed up the process.

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  • 1Day Sooner recruited nearly 1,500 volunteers for a potential human-challenge trial to test for COVID-19 vaccines.
  • Human-challenge trials could help expedite the process that clinical trials must endure.
  • At least six COVID-19 vaccination trials are currently underway, with over 70 planned around the world.
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Social distancing measures recommended until 2022

Two new studies shed light on the road ahead.

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  • Harvard researchers have recommended that intermittent social distancing measures should be in place until 2022.
  • An observational study in Hong Kong found that social distancing measures have helped the nation avoid stricter lockdowns.
  • America has a severe testing shortage that is delaying our ability to effectively measure the impact of COVID-19.
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